Play. Hike. Explore. Girl Scout Camp Out


October 5-6, 2019. . .SOLD OUT

Junior Scouts: Earn your Animal Habitats badge while camping out at Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary!

If you'd like to be added to the waiting list, please email your name, phone number and number of scouts and adults.

Cost: $30/scout; $15/adult;

Minimum participants: 30 scouts | Maximum participants: 50 scouts

Registration Deadline: October 2  - SOLD OUT (please see above for waitlist information)

Join us at Owl’s Hill Nature Sanctuary for a wild evening learning about native animals.  This overnight experience is for Junior Girl Scouts to earn the Animal Habitat Badge. Scouts bring and spend the night in their own tents. Enjoy an evening under the stars and listen to the soothing sounds of nocturnal wildlife in their native habitat.

Station–Create an A Toad Abode

               Girls will decorate a special home to attract toads

Station--Explore endangered animals, plants & habitats

Girls will learn about different endangered species in Tennessee

Girls will learn about native animals with a live animal presentation

Station-Find Out about Wild Animals

               Girls will observe wild animals in their natural habitat using binoculars & field guides

Station –Investigate an Animal Habitat Hike

Girls will learn about different habitats of Tennessee and the animals that call it home


  • Overnight in your own tent
  • Marshmallow Roast (bring your own toppings)
  • Campfire
  • Light Breakfast
  • Owl’s Hill Fun Patch
  • Live Animal Presentation
  • Take Home Craft
  • Guided Hike

Saturday night check-in starting at 5 pm; program starts at 6 pm. Check-out is 8:30 am Sunday morning. Participants may bring a picnic dinner to eat before program starts. This is a rain or shine event.

Camp Out FAQs


  • If you cancel seven days or more in advance of program you will receive at 75% refund.
  • If you cancel less than seven days in advance your booking is nonrefundable.
  • In the event Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary has to cancel, every effort will be made to reschedule. If we are unable to reschedule, you will receive a full refund.
  • Program cancellations will be due to lightning or icy conditions. Programs will not be cancelled due to rain or snow.